The Resource Threads : from the refugee crisis, Kate Evans

Threads : from the refugee crisis, Kate Evans

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Threads : from the refugee crisis
Title
Threads
Title remainder
from the refugee crisis
Statement of responsibility
Kate Evans
Creator
Artist
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With a heavy heart and bearing artistic gifts, Kate Evans draws the faces of refugees coming from Syria, Africa, and elsewhere to "The Jungle," a makeshift camp in Calais, France, and in doing so Evans captures the refugees' full humanity, intelligence, and suffering as they search for family, home, and dignity. An antidote to the anti-immigrant populism that is raging across the world, Threads is the real story that puts a human face on a very topical news item. We learn of these families' and individuals' struggles at the hands of police, racist gangs, and human traffickers. We learn of their struggle for food, for blankets, and bread. Much to our dismay, the French police have arbitrary rules like no dry bedding or bread allowed in the camps. The cruelty and immense wave of suffering Evans sees and captures in her art appears to be crushing her but like the generous soul she is, Evans goes deeper and deeper into the camps and finds people opening up and sharing their stories
Tone
Illustration
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10574196
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1972-
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Evans, Kate
Dewey number
741.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
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True
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  • Refugees
  • Calais (France)
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from the refugee crisis
Label
Threads : from the refugee crisis, Kate Evans
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
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  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9781786631732
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Threads : from the refugee crisis, Kate Evans
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9781786631732
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print

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